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"Oh yeah. Biggest animatronic rig I’ve seen. Two tons, 20’ tall. Steel and graphite s…"

trikfx replied Jan 6 to Massive Jeff Taylor King Kong resin kit on eBay

4 Jan 6
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"Strider! Been a long time since I popped in here. Glad to see you’re still at it. Sa…"

trikfx replied Jan 5 to Massive Jeff Taylor King Kong resin kit on eBay

4 Jan 6
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"Hi Nick! I too had problems with brass giving out under tension (aside from the gall…"

trikfx replied Apr 9, 2016 to Mild steel vs tool steel vs brass (with stainless balls)

9 Apr 9, 2016
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"Hi Hendrikus,  The first metal armature I made in the States used brass plates.  I h…"

trikfx replied Mar 25, 2016 to Mild steel vs tool steel vs brass (with stainless balls)

9 Apr 9, 2016
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"Thanks Hendrikus; I always thought the armature was the best part of any puppet. I h…"

trikfx replied Mar 23, 2016 to What's everyone's favorite armature? Available as either a kit or pre-made?

17 Mar 23, 2016
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"P.S. Yes, it's called silver "solder", but what you are doing with it is brazing.  C…"

trikfx replied Mar 22, 2016 to Home set up for silver soldering

43 Mar 22, 2016
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"Hi guys; Soldering/brazing/welding; very simply, these refer to the temperature you…"

trikfx replied Mar 22, 2016 to Home set up for silver soldering

43 Mar 22, 2016
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"Always used my own, from the very beginning.  I wanted the best I could get, and not…"

trikfx replied Mar 22, 2016 to What's everyone's favorite armature? Available as either a kit or pre-made?

17 Mar 23, 2016
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"Thanks Strider!  Glad you enjoyed it.  Don't know what to say about the YouTube sett…"

trikfx replied Dec 9, 2015 to Please Introduce Yourself

548 Aug 11
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"Hi Everybody, My name is Ted Sydor, and while I've been a member of this site for a…"

trikfx replied Dec 9, 2015 to Please Introduce Yourself

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